69 Literature Tutors Found Near San Francisco, CA



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Kenisha C.

Literature Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 0 miles

$63 per hour.

4.97 64 ratings

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Potent Tutoring & Test Prep: English, Algebra, HSPT/SAT/ACT/CBEST

To help me help you: 1. Please, be sure to have payment information on file. I may not respond to you otherwise. 2. Know that messages sent during holidays do not receive responses until the next business day. 3. Know that diagnostic exams are given to everyone at the regular hourly rate -- no exceptions. 4. Submit serious inquiries only. Be ready to state and honor a definite start date. Be ready to see your program through 'til the end. 5. Understand that I don't take a fast food approach ... [more]


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Samantha K.

Literature Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94116

Will travel 10 miles

$90 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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I have an MA in Education and love helping grow confidence

With my English students, I specialize in teaching essay structure and revision. I walk students through the brainstorming and drafting process in a low-stress way that allows them to get their ideas on the page. Once we know what they want to write about, we dive into essay structure. I make sure that students understand why essays are formed with such a strict set of components, and we make an outline to ensure that every part of their essay is as good as it can be. With pre-writing, the ac... [more]


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Sanjay H.

Literature Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94103

Will travel 5 miles

$200 per hour.

4.0 8 ratings

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Berkeley PhD w. 15+ years experience

Hello! I am a PhD from the department of Rhetoric at UC Berkeley who has 15+ years of tutoring and teaching experience. In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on reading and writing skills, aided students with college and grad school applications, and I have done targeted work with youth (high school and middle school). My core area of inte... [more]


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Cindy J.

Literature Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94707

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Award winning writer experienced in tutoring

I?m Cindy. I graduated from an Ivy League college with a degree in history. I have had and continue to have an active career in film, theatre and television. My plays have been produced at major theatres in New York, San Francisco and around the world and my scripts have been developed by major producers, directors and studios. For HBO I won a ?Best Writing in a Dramatic Series? award. I?ve also worked in branding and elevator pitches for an architecture firm and handled online content and c... [more]


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Inessa L.

Literature Tutor

Oakland, CA 94618

Will travel 5 miles

$80 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Compassionate and Dedicated Writing and Admissions Tutor

I'm a recent PhD in Russian and Comparative Literature from the University of Southern California. At USC, I taught Russian language and literature. I enjoyed my time in the classroom, but I enjoyed working directly with students the most. During my office hours, I would help students develop the writing skills they needed to succeed in the class and throughout their academic careers. I currently work as a graduate student advisor at UC Berkeley's School of Information where I continue to pur... [more]


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Margaret R.

Literature Tutor

Alameda, CA 94501

Will travel 10 miles

$90 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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Iowa Writers' Workshop MFA with 10+ years of teaching experience

I'm a published, award-winning poet, a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, and I have ten years of teaching experience at the university and secondary level. More importantly, though, I'm passionate about teaching and I love to help my clients become more confident writers, thinkers, and learners. I began teaching while I was a grad student at the University of Iowa in 2008. Since then, I've taught around the country and around the world, both online and in person. I became involv... [more]


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Janet S.

Literature Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94710

Will travel 10 miles

$62 per hour.

4.93 54 ratings

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Your Friendly Neighborhood Tutor for Math and Writing

Classic literature presents opportunities for deep learning--and enjoyment. I enjoy working with students to help them engage with stories and books. I have a master's degree in Comparative Literature and a bachelor's degree in English Literature, and I have experience giving lessons in both these subjects. I've tutored on and off throughout my life, beginning in college, and I always seem to come back to it. I've tutored calculus, writing, elementary reading, middle school math, and French. When I was a 6th-grade teacher, I got a lot out of working with students one on one because I was ab [more]


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James P.

Literature Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94109

Will travel 4 miles

$63 per hour.

4.96 182 ratings

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Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

Literature is a vast field and involves both knowledge of the text, its historical context, as well as techniques for approaching literary form. As a retired teacher with over 20 years' experience, I have led discussions, helped students create writing prompts, created ways of entering long works of literature without stress, and taught ways to write about works of world literature. With the 2010-2011 school year, Mr. P celebrated his twentieth year as a teacher with the Alameda Unified School District and twenty-two years in the profession, having taught in both high school and middle school [more]


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Marie F.

Literature Tutor

Pacifica, CA 94044

Will travel 30 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 293 ratings

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Certified ESL/English/Language Arts, Writing, Test Prep, Spanish Tutor

As an experienced English/Language Arts teacher, I can teach students to recognize and understand literary devices such as metaphor, simile and other figurative language, foreshadowing, plot, setting and character as well as non-traditional narrative structures in novels, plays and poetry. I enjoy discussing literature with students and helping them understand and appreciate its relevance to their own lives and experiences as well as to the broader world. I am well-read and have a great love of literature. I have read widely in American, Asian, Latin American and European literature, including [more]


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Samantha M.

Literature Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94112

Will travel 5 miles

$50 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Experienced K-8 Teacher Specializing in Humanities

I am currently an Extended Day Program teacher at a k-8 independent school in San Francisco. I am looking to become a resident teacher and have received offers to begin the 2019-2020 school year in a teaching position in the humanities. I love teaching and have a special affinity for creating bonds with students that ultimately helps them to feel more comfortable in a learning space. I love that tutoring can provide a window into a students life that gives a teacher the opportunity to help th... [more]